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    Diamond, Cultured Pearl, Gold Ring, Black, Starr & Frost
    The ring centers a cultured pearl measuring 8.14 mm, enhanced by marquise and full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.50 carat, set in 18k gold, marked BS&F. Gross weight 7.50 grams.
    Size: 5-1/2 (sizeable)


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: VS
    Shape(s): marquise, full-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Akoya
    Shape: Near Round
    Color: Cream
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Count: 1
    Size: 8.14


    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Marked 18K BS&F. Accompanied by a singed inner box and Bailey, Banks & Biddle outer box.
    Black, Starr & Frost: Isaac Marquand established Black, Starr & Frost in New York City in 1810, creating one of America’s most renowned jewelry firms with a rich and colorful history expanding over two centuries. The company had many historical firsts, including displaying jewelry in their storefront windows, originating window shopping. The family-owned generational business was also one of the first to be traded on the New York Stock Exchange, created the first choker necklace, and invented the safety deposit box system and fireproof buildings so clients could safely store their jewelry. They were also the first jewelry store to open on iconic Fifth Avenue. One of many impressive achievements includes selling the Archduke Joseph Diamond, a 76 carat, D-color, internally flawless diamond, the largest near-perfect Golconda diamond in the world, setting three world records for the sale of a colorless diamond at auction. The company’s values and continued success have set a standard in the industry that will live on for years to come.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    1st Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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